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Parties gamble on creative fortunes

FOUR days before the election, the Coalition has finally released an arts policy, albeit in a foyer of Jupiter's Casino on the Gold Coast.  Read More

Apart from the photo ops, arts barely register

Before the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney turned the first sod for its long-awaited $53 million building project last Wednesday, organisers were swamped with invitation acceptances -- not from media clamouring to report the moment but from politicians.  Read More

Labor leaves arts sector crying poor

Joy at a change of government has turned to disillusionment at a perceived lack of support from the Rudd cabinet  Read More

Rudd urged to take more interest in arts

Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, who visited Adelaide on Sunday but has missed all the city’s festivals, have been urged to take a more active interest in the arts.  Read More